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Brewers Fayre Lakeland Gate

Fun for the kids with our Indoor play area

Carlisle restaurant details

Walkmill Crescent




Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am - 11pm

Sun 12pm - 10.30pm



Outdoor dining

Outdoor play

Indoor Play: All week

9:45-11:15am (Sat & Sun only) 12pm-7pm

Kids birthday parties

Breakfast serving times

Mon-Fri 6:30am - 10:30am

Sat-Sun 7am - 11am 

The menus

Play Everyday At Brewers Fayre

Bring the family down and enjoy play every day 12pm - 7pm with our soft play and kid’s activities.

There’s plenty of space for the kids to burn off energy in our soft play, whilst you sit back, relax and enjoy unlimited coffee for only £4. 

We also have lots of fun packed activities. No matter what you are looking for we have the perfect range of activities to suit you and your little one. Get playful at messy play, bring out your creativity with our craft mornings, get into the groove with our kids disco and rhythm and rhyme sessions, or join in the fun with our kids’ quizzes and bingo! 

birthday parties

Get the party started

Kids parties are back. Enjoy hassle-free fun, the kids won’t forget!

Our party package is a purse friendly £9.99* and includes a dedicated Party Host to make sure everything is running smoothly and most of all, fun!

Kids can enjoy a 2 hour party, a yummy, nutritious 2 course meal and drink and an exciting party bag for each guest! Better yet, you can leave all the decorating to us AND each guest will get FREE play at their next visit! And did we mention, the Birthday child goes FREE?! So what are you waiting for? Book your child’s party with us today and get creating those special memories.

our garden


Enjoy fantastic pub food in our garden with a range of great dishes including pub classics and tasty puds. Our kids menu is full of favourites your kids will love. We offer a full range of drinks to complement your meal - choose from crisp beers and ciders to great gins and plenty more. Relax and let us serve up the perfect meal in our garden.


Enjoy a meal and drinks outside in our great garden, keep the kids entertained and let them blow off some steam in our outdoor play area.



The best Sunday roast in town is about to get even better with the return of our Sunday Carvery. Every Sunday enjoy succulent slow-cooked meat and help yourself to all the trimmings for £9.99.


Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre pub restaurant in Carlisle, Cumbria

Our team

Located just to the east of Carlisle and close to the famous Hadrian’s Wall path, our Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre is perfect when you fancy dining out in Cumbria. Whatever the occasion, our restaurant is ideal when you’re looking for great places to eat in Carlisle, thanks to our laid-back atmosphere and friendly team members. Some of us have been working here for over 10 years – even 20 years in some cases! – so we know a thing or two about making every visit a meal to remember. 

Our location

You’ll love the location of our Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre when you’re looking for family restaurants near Carlisle. Since 2006, we’ve been serving up amazing meals and memories just a 10-minute drive away from popular places to visit in Cumbria like Carlisle Castle and the Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery. Plus, why not walk the Hadrian’s Wall path from Birdoswald Roman Fort nearby before dining out in Cumbria with us? 

Why we love Carlisle

Thanks to its mix of historic landmarks and fun family attractions, days out in Carlisle have something for everyone. Whether you’re taking the kids over to Walby Farm Park, taking a walk along the Hadrian’s Wall route, or heading out to the incredible Lake District National Park, our family friendly restaurant is close to all the best things to do in Cumbria. 

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Frequently asked questions

Wondering what to eat when you’re dining out in Cumbria? Our Head Chef recommends the classic Smothered Chicken – it’s one of the most popular meals on our Brewers Fayre menu, and you can double it up for just £1.99! Plus, if you’ve saved room for dessert, don’t miss out on sweet treats like our Sticky Toffee Pudding and our Eton Mess Sundae.  

If you’re looking for tasty Sunday roasts in Carlisle, come and visit us at the Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre. Our Brewers Fayre restaurants serve up the best roast in town from 12pm every Sunday, so you can look forward to filling up your plate with mouth-watering cuts of turkey, gammon and beef with plenty of delicious roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and more on the side. Plus, kids can enjoy their own tasty Sunday lunches in Cumbria too for just £3.99!

Get your days out in Cumbria off to a great start with us at Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre. Our Brewers Fayre serves up delicious, all-you-can-eat breakfasts in Carlisle every morning, so you and the family can tuck into Premium Sausages, Back Bacon Rashers, eggs cooked your way, and more. Plus, ordering our Premier Inn Breakfast means you can help yourself to our tasty continental selection, too, including fresh croissants and muffins, fruit and cereals, and even American-style pancakes. What’s not to love? 

If you’re looking for family friendly restaurants in Carlisle, then you’ll love dining with us at the Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre. Our Brewers Fayre kids’ menu lets little ones build their own three course meals for just £4.99, so they can tuck into tasty starters, enjoy delicious and nutritious mains like Oven Baked Poppin’ Chicken or Ten Veg Tomato Pasta and finish it all off with a delicious dessert! Plus, up to two under-16s eat breakfast for free when one adult orders a full Premier Inn Breakfast or Meal Deal!v

Our Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre is perfect if you’re looking for things to do with the kids in Carlisle at mealtimes. We have an exciting soft play area for kids up to 140cm tall to enjoy all week between 9:45-11:15am, and from 12pm-7pm on Saturdays and Sundays! We also have a fun outdoor play area for kids up to 12 years old, so come on over and enjoy fun family days out in Cumbria with us. Find out more about our Brewers Fayre indoor play areas.

From mid-week meals to special occasions, we welcome all kinds of group bookings at the Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre. You can book tables for up to 16 people online through our website, or call us on 01228 810 280 to find out more about our Brewers Fayre group bookings in Carlisle. If you’re planning events in Cumbria for more than 16 people, you can either give us a call to book or select ‘other’ for the number of guests on our Brewers Fayre booking page and submit an enquiry with us. Whatever your party size though, we’d always recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment! Some of our Brewers Fayre restaurants have function rooms available to book for all kinds of events, too.

Thanks to the small beer garden at our Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre, we’re ideal when you’re looking for restaurants with outdoor seating in Carlisle. Sit back and relax with some mouth-watering meals and tasty drinks outdoors with us throughout short breaks in Cumbria.

Most of our Brewers Fayre restaurants are accessible. As layouts and facilities can vary between restaurants, please contact our site directly if you have any specific questions about visiting this location – we’ll be happy to help. 

Visit our Brewers Fayre allergy and dietary information section to find out everything you need to know about our meals and menus before stopping by. You can also check out our Meet the Maker page to discover how our delicious dishes are made and where our produce comes from. 

Looking for restaurants in Cumbria with parking? Good news – our Lakeland Gate Brewers Fayre has a car park for guests! Prices and parking durations may vary depending on your location, so make sure you check the parking info on site. 

Good news – free Wi-Fi is available at most of our Brewers Fayre restaurants! Connection speeds may vary depending on your location. 

Come and join us! Check out our full list of Brewers Fayre restaurants, or why not search for Brewers Fayres by area?